In-house PR Officer – consumer and corporate PR for FTSE 100 brand – Central London

London (Central), London (Greater)
£35,000-40,000 + bonus and big company benefits
29 Sep 2016
29 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

In-house PR Officer – consumer and corporate PR for FTSE 100 brand – Central London

£35,000-40,000 + bonus and big company benefits

This is an exciting newly created position within an incredibly popular and well respected consumer retailer as a result of growth. The established and well-structured communications team is seeking a confident, proactive and results-driven PR Officer who revels in a fast paced environment.

Based in an open plan and well-facilitated office in central London, everyone in the team has a hands on and creative approach. The culture is collaborative, open and passionate; employees are being well-looked after with excellent benefits and training programmes.

Over 180,000 employees in the UK, this company is the top 3 largest retailer in their industry. With big investment in their technology innovative, this is an exciting time to join the business to proactively promote their on-going as well as newly designed integrated campaigns. To be considered for this role, you are likely to be a creative and results-driven Account Manager or Senior Account Manager in a corporate/consumer PR agency or an in-house Press Officer with strong track record of running integrated campaigns as well as excellent media relations skills.

The key responsibilities for this London based in-house Corporate and Consumer PR Officer include:

  • Proactively identify and create corporate and consumer PR stories to support the business’ wider communication strategy
  • Coming up with creative consumer stories to promote the technology innovation and new apps developed by the business’ in-house digital lab
  • Leading the execution of integrated campaigns in order to raise the profile for the business’ digital and online services
  • Secure positive coverage about the business amongst key audiences, with a particular focus on media and social media
  • Work closely with the Senior Corporate Communications Manager to promote campaigns through both on and offline channels
  • Support senior members for reputation and issues management
  • Contribute to the reactive press duties

Competencies for this London based in-house Corporate and Consumer PR Officer:

  • 3+ years corporate/consumer PR experience ideally working for big brands either from agency or in-house
  • Solid track record for running successful social media and digital campaigns
  • Excellent media relations achievements and skills
  • Ambitious, self-motivated, and enjoy a fast paced work environment
  • Confident and strong relationship building skills
  • Results driven, solution focused and embrace open and honest culture
  • Be energetic, enthusiastic and passionate

To apply for this role please follow the ‘Apply for this role’ button and submit your CV to job reference RW-1608-3704. Please do not hesitate to email Renee Wo – Consultant specialises in Consumer and Corporate PR recruitment at Ellwood Atfield